Roy Adams

Died: Fri., May 4, 2018

Family to do services at later date

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Adams, Roy Thomas (1921-2018) - Beloved husband of the late Freda Adams (nee Riopelle). Loving father of Beverly Colyer (Jim predeceased), Wayne (Diane) and Michael (Dorothy) and predeceased by his daughter Beverly Anne. He will be dearly missed by his 9 grandchildren Robbie, Jennifer, Aaron, Tyler, Sam, Mikey, Rick, Trevor, Lisa and 15 great grandchildren.

Roy enlisted with the Algonquin Regiment in 1938 and went overseas in the Second World War from 1940 -1945. After the war, he went back to MacDonald Beverage (Coke) as production manager for one year. He wasn’t happy working inside so he went to Silverwood Dairy and went the wholesale route for five years then accepted the job of manager for 7UP for 14 years. Next he went to Garland Beverages as sales manager. He took the offer as manager of Kist Beverages for one year in Stratford, then to London as manager for the Pop Shoppe for three years then back to Garland Beverages as public relations and at last assistant manager where he spent 40 years in the bottling business.

Roy belonged to the Kinsmen Club then the K40 Club. He was a legion member since 1946 and also a member of the A.C.T since 1975.

There will be a small service at the All Saints Mausoleum at a future date. Cremation has taken place.


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Robert Lusk & Elizabeth Lusk (m. Dietrich
   Posted Thu May 10, 2018
Remembering a fine gentleman who was very kind to his cousin Ethel Berard (m. Lusk) and her family. People like Roy add something special to life. Wayne, we are thinking of you and your family and we hope you take condolence in having known such a wonderful person for so many years.

Manual Physio Solutions
   Posted Fri May 11, 2018
Dear Adams Family

We were so sorry to hear about Roy's passing. We will miss his smiling face and zest for life when he would come to visit. May the many happy memories you have of him help fill the loss of such a great man!

Martin, Janice, Sebastian, Mabel, Chris, Tina, Katie

Greg miller
   Posted Fri May 11, 2018
I remember Roy fondly as he gave the neighbourhood boys part time jobs at 7up and helped to keep us out of trouble.

   Posted Sat May 12, 2018
Wayne and Diane and family: sorry to hear of your dads passing he was a wonderful man god bless you... Paul and Christine

   Posted Tue May 15, 2018
Wayne and Diane, Sorry to hear of Roy's passing. He was always so kind to Brianna and myself over the years. RIP Roy. You will be missed. Cathy and Brianna

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